Senior Engineering Manager – Naval Architecture

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Job Description

Job title: Senior Engineering Manager – Naval Architecture

Location: Bristol, Glasgow or Portsmouth. We offer a range of hybrid and flexible working arrangements – please speak to your recruiter about the options for this particular role.

Salary:  Up to £71,420 per annum

What you’ll be doing: 

  • Support the management of the multi-disciplinary engineering and project management resource for domain including the delivery of engineering work and services using an Integrated Project Team structure comprising of members of several disciplines with multiple interfaces with programme leadership, customers and suppliers
  • Support the Integrated Project Team Lead in executing the plan and delivery of the scope to time, quality and cost
  • Control Account Manager delegate for the management of activities necessary to successfully plan and deliver defined work scope within budget, schedule and quality constraints
  • Deputise for the Head of Naval Architecture Integrated Project Team as required and assume the lead engineering role across the CSC (Canadian Surface Combatant) delivery team
  • To support the Engineering disciplines (Arrangements, Outfit, Seamanship, Structures, Weights, hydromechanics, aviation) in the delivery of engineering design and production output data, including management responsibility for Stage 1, 2 and 3 engineering Teams, ensuring delivery within cost, schedule and quality targets

Your skills and experiences:

  • Degree qualified in Platform Engineering related discipline
  • Experience to Chartered Engineer Standard
  • Experienced in Life Cycle Management of bids and programmes
  • Extensive experience of managing Naval Architecture effort or equivalent experience in a heavy industrial/marine environment
  • People management experience

Benefits:

You’ll receive benefits including a competitive pension scheme, enhanced annual leave allowance and a Company contributed Share Incentive Plan. You’ll also have access to additional benefits such as flexible working, an employee assistance programme, Cycle2work and employee discounts – you may also be eligible for an annual incentive.

The Naval Architecture Integrated Project Team:

The team delivers the entire Naval Architecture solution for the CSC programme to our external customers, supporting the management of the multi-disciplinary engineering and project management resource for the domain.  This includes the delivery of engineering work and services using an Integrated Project Team structure comprising of members of several disciplines with programme leadership, customers and suppliers.

This is an exciting opportunity for an aspiring engineering leader to develop into a management role within Naval Ships and the wider business.

Why BAE Systems? 

This is a place where you’ll be able to make a real difference. You’ll be part of an inclusive culture that values diversity, rewards integrity, and merit, and where you’ll be empowered to fulfil your potential. We welcome candidates from all backgrounds and particularly from sections of the community who are currently underrepresented within our industry, including women, ethnic minorities, people with disabilities and LGBTQ+ individuals.

We also want to make sure that our recruitment processes are as inclusive as possible. If you have a disability or health condition (for example dyslexia, autism, an anxiety disorder etc.) that may affect your performance in certain assessment types, please speak to your recruiter about potential reasonable adjustments.

Please be aware that many roles working for BAE Systems will be subject to both security and export control restrictions. These restrictions mean that factors including your nationality, any previous nationalities you have held, and your place of birth may limit those roles you can perform for the organisation.

Closing Date: 28th May 2024

Interviews for the position will take place:  w/c 3rd June

We reserve the right to close this vacancy early if we receive sufficient applications for the role. Therefore, if you are interested, please submit your application as early as possible.

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